“Frozen” on stage brings immense pageantry, leaving audience members’ jaws’ dropped, and eyes wide. But what they don't see is the meticulous preparation and attention to detail that brings an animated fan favorite to life.
Go Behind The Scenes Of ‘Disney’s Frozen’ With Sven The Reindeer“Frozen” on stage brings immense pageantry, leaving audience members’ jaws’ dropped, and eyes wide. But what they don't see is the meticulous preparation and attention to detail that brings an animated fan favorite to life.
Historic Capri Theater Reopens After $12.5M RenovationThe historic Capri, the last of 13 theaters that once entertained the north Minneapolis community, is once again open to the public.
Live Theater Returns In MinneapolisFor the first time in 18 months, the curtains will lift again at two well-known Minneapolis theaters. While this is big news for the local arts scene, it’s also important for surrounding businesses.
Minneapolis Theaters Set To Welcome Back AudiencesIt's a big night for theater fans in the Twin Cities.
For First Time Since Since Pandemic Began, It's Curtains Up For Minneapolis TheatersToday, life returns to two of our well-known theaters in Minneapolis.
Don Shelby Recovering After Stroke Halted His Performance In Passion ProjectHe sat behind the anchor desk at WCCO for more than 30 years before his retirement in 2010. But due to a recent health setback, Don Shelby never made it on stage for his latest production. Liz Collin talks to him about his latest passion project that took an unexpected turn.
Don Shelby Recovering From 2nd StrokeHe sat behind the anchor desk at WCCO for more than 30 years before his retirement in 2010. But, due to a recent health setback, Don Shelby never made it on stage for his latest production.
La Crosse’s Rivoli Theater Finally Celebrates CentennialA La Crosse, Wisconsin landmark is celebrating its centennial, one year later.
Love Takes Center Stage At Worthington’s Memorial AuditoriumA new season at Worthington’s Memorial Auditorium means the return to a love story that started 70 years ago.
‘You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown’ At Stages TheatreThe show reopened with outside performances at Hopkins Downtown park (4:19) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - July 24, 2021
Guthrie Theater Welcomes Back Visitors To BuildingThe Guthrie Theater was closed during the pandemic, but now the theater is inviting guests into public spaces and working toward live theater (3:37) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - July 10, 2021
Go Behind The Scenes With Cast Members In New Broadway Reunion SeriesIf you’re missing Broadway shows, there are a few upcoming events to help bridge the gap until you can get back to live theater (3:29) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - March 6, 2021
Ordway Center’s ‘The Night Before Christmas: In Concert’ Available To StreamThe Ordway Center’s virtual holiday presentation of music is performed by Minnesota’s Grammy wining music group Sounds of Blackness (5:04) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - Dec. 19, 2020
The Guthrie’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ To Go On VirtuallyA holiday tradition is coming to you this year, beginning today. Jennifer Mayerle spoke to Nathaniel Fuller, long-time actor, about how it all came together (5:11) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - Dec. 19, 2020
Minn.’s Live Events Industry Cries Out For ReliefOne of Minnesota's major industries feels forgotten in the middle of the COVID restrictions, reports Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield (2:03). WCCO 4 News At 6 - Dec. 17, 2020
Exclusive Look A Guthrie’s Modified ‘Christmas Carol’Heather Brown got a socially-distanced visit to a place that's seen few theater-goers the past nine months (2:26). WCCO 4 News At 10 - Dec. 3, 202
Guthrie Theater Open For Virtual ClassesThe Guthrie Theater has opened for online classes in all skill levels. Jennifer Mayerle spoke with education program manager Siddeeqah Shabazz to learn more () WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - Oct. 31, 2020
Hennepin Theater Trust’s New Series Kicks Off SaturdayLive from the West Side: Women of Broadway begins on Saturday night. Jennifer Mayerle spoke with Hennepin Theater Trust director of booking about this series of virtual shows () WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - Oct. 24, 2020
Improv Comedy Legend Dudley Riggs DiesThe Twin Cities theater community is remembering a founding father of improvisational comedy, reports Amelia Santaniello (0:49). WCCO 4 News At 10 - September 22, 2020
Metro Stage Theaters Slowly Making Their ReturnsMarielle Mohs found one theater using some creative ways to bring back an audience (2:15). WCCO 4 News At 10 - September 17, 2020
Guthrie Hosts First Virtual FundraiserCOVID-19 forced the theater to close its doors. Jennifer Mayerle reports on how the fundraiser will keep the theater running, and the artists who will gather to help raise money (2:36) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - August 1, 2020
Hennepin Theater Trust Unveils 2020 'It's The People' Project"It's the People" will be displayed on downtown billboards in the Hennepin Theatre District and surrounding metro area locations, artist Nikki McComb explains (4:11). WCCO Mid-Morning - July 16, 2020
Children's Theatre Co. Takes Summer Camps Virtual In 2020Jennifer Mayerle reports on their latest innovations (2:23). WCCO Saturday Morning -- May 23, 2020
Improv Theater Troupe Sets Up 'Phone A Friend' LineAnybody can call for free and have a fun chat with a delightful improv cast member, actor Erin Roberts explains (4:30). WCCO Mid-Morning - May 19, 2020